NEWS & EVENTS
Provincial Disaster Assistance Program

The City of Melfort has been approved as an eligible assistance area under PDAP for the heavy rainfall on June 19, 29 and 30, 2014.

ArtsFest - celebrating art, music & culture

Celebrating "Culture Days", a national program recognizing and celebrating the arts and culture of our communities.  Read more for program details

[September 26-28, 2014]
City-Wide Registration Night

Representatives from various organizations will be in attendance to answer questions, promote their organization and take registrations for the upcoming season. 

[Wed, September 3, 2014]
 
COUNCIL


  
Melfort City Council

Back Row (l-r):  Councillor Jason Gratton, Councillor Glenn George, Manager Michael Hotsko,
                        Councillor Bob Jung and Councillor Brian Enge.
Front Row (l-r):  Councillor April Phillips, Mayor Rick Lang and Councillor Donna Ponath.

2014 Regular Council Meeting Dates

2014 Board & Committee Appointments

Council Agendas & Minutes 

Historical Council Gallery


Melfort City Council consists of a Mayor and six Councillors, elected for a term of four years. Each member of Council represents the community as a whole and all decisions of Council are by majority vote. Council is responsible for setting City policy, which is implemented and administered by the City Manager.

Agenda items, requests for delegations and correspondence for the regular Council meeting must be received by the City Clerk by 12:00 noon on the Thursday prior to the meeting.  Please note that unless it is deemed confidential by the Clerk, all correspondence and communication received by Council becomes a public document , which is made available to the media.

The function and authority of City Council is defined in The Cities Act, and other applicable legislation, and includes both duties and mandatory obligations, such as setting the annual budget and mill rate; and discretionary powers, such as control over zoning, licensing, building standards and many other city services.

The Corporation of the City of Melfort is divided into three major departments; namely Administration & Finance; Works & Utilities and Community Services.

Council Standing Committees

Legislative & Finance:  Councillor Ponath, Chairman; Councillor Enge, Member  
Community Services:  Councillor Phillips, Chairman; Councillor Gratton, Member  
Works & Utilities:  Councillor George, Chairman; Councillor Jung, Member  
   
The Mayor is an "ex-officio" voting member of each Standing Committee of Council.